Beacon Hall House

“attentive service and excellent food” - VisitEngland Assessor


Benenden, Kent

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Beautiful family run 5* B&B in the Garden of England. Set within 7 acres of mature elevated gardens with outdoor heated swimming pool and tennis court. Elegantly furnished bedrooms overlook the south facing garden with glorious views. Homemade delicious Aga breakfasts of freshly baked granola, seasonal fruit compotes and yummy breads and muffins, eggs from their hens. Evening suppers by prior arrangement with homegrown veg, fish delivered from Hastings or cosy cottage pies.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

5 Star Bed and Breakfast
5 Star Guest Accommodation
Gold Award
Breakfast Award
Beacon Hall House
Rolvenden Road,BENENDEN,Kent,TN17 4BU
Phone : 01580 240434


Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Kent

The White Cliffs of Dover are an English icon – the epitome of our island heritage and sense of nationhood. They also mark the point where the Kent Downs AONB, that great arc of chalk downland stretching from the Surrey Hills and sometimes known as ‘the Garden of England’, finally reaches the sea. This is a well-ordered and settled landscape, where chalk and greensand escarpments look down into the wooded Weald to the south.

Many historic parklands, including Knole Park and Sir Winston Churchill’s red-brick former home at Chartwell, are also worth visiting. Attractive settlements such as Charing, site of Archbishop Cranmer’s Tudor palace, and Chilham, with its magnificent half-timbered buildings and 17th-century castle built on a Norman site, can be found on the Pilgrim’s Way, the traditional route for Canterbury-bound pilgrims in the Middle Ages. 

In the nature reserves, such as the traditionally coppiced woodlands of Denge Wood and Earley Wood, and the ancient fine chalk woodland of Yockletts Bank high on the North Downs near Ashford, it is still possible to experience the atmosphere of wilderness that must have been felt by the earliest travellers along this ancient ridgeway.

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